Episodes

Kelly Kereliuk: How to Write A Catchy Guitar Solo

Dec. 17, 2020

Ep. 23 Lost Symphony guitarist, Kelly Kereliuk, is back with Benny, Siobhán and Cory to talk about his approach to guitar and composition, including some powerful tips on writing guitar solos and melodies, practice methods a…

Kelly Kereliuk: The Best Guitarist You Haven't Heard of... Yet.

Dec. 14, 2020

Ep. 22 Lost Symphony guitarist, Kelly Kereliuk, joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory to talk about the band’s beginnings, his initial reaction to being approached to play in the project, his early musical influences, what it’s like…

David Abbruzzese: Axl Rose Trusted Me to Steer the Ship

Dec. 10, 2020

Ep. 21 David Abbruzzese is back with Benny, Siobhán and Cory and talks about how his time with Gun ‘n’ Roses (included his falling out with Axl), his views on weed legalization in America, the tension he felt in Pearl Jam an…

David Abbruzzese: Red Hot Chili Peppers and Magic Mushrooms

Dec. 7, 2020

Ep. 20 David Abbruzzese joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory and talks about the inspiration behind Pearl Jam songs, his time touring alongside Red Hot Chili Peppers, the ups and downs of hallucinogenic drugs and more. David is the…

Ernie Boch Jr: It Was More Difficult to Meet Ringo Starr Than the Last Few Presidents

Dec. 3, 2020

Ep. 19 Automotive executive, philanthropist, musician and local Boston celebrity, Ernie Boch Jr, is back with Benny, Siobhán and Cory to talk about his experiences with some of rock and roll’s biggest stars, his highly curat…

Ernie Boch Jr: Guitars, Cars and Rockstars

Nov. 30, 2020

Ep. 18 (Recorded in September) Automotive executive, philanthropist, musician and local Boston celebrity, Ernie Boch Jr, joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory to talk about life in 2020 and how he’s adapting to life in lockdown. We …

Dan Beck: From Michael Jackson to Cyndi Lauper to Muhammad Ali

Nov. 26, 2020

Ep. 17 Music industry legend, Dan Beck, is back to share his legendary insight with Benny, Siobhán and Cory. In this episode we hear about Dan’s work with Michael Jackson, his contributions to a legendary Cyndi Lauper music …

Dan Beck: Did Ozzy REALLY Bite the Head Off a Dove!?

Nov. 23, 2020

Ep. 16 Music industry legend, Dan Beck, joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory to share his knowledge and experiences acquired throughout his illustrious career working with some of the biggest acts in the world. Listen to first hand…

Adam Gilbert: Starset's a Band of Nerds with Big Hearts

Nov. 19, 2020

Ep. 15 Starset drummer, Adam Gilbert, is back with Benny, Siobhán (fellow Starset bandmate) and Cory to talk about how breaking the rules in art class can sometimes pay off, mastering the post-show selfie, Starset reaching 2…

Adam Gilbert: Drummer, Entrepreneur and Beard Enthusiast

Nov. 16, 2020

Ep. 14 Starset drummer, Adam Gilbert, joins Benny, Siobhán (fellow Starset bandmate) and Cory to talk about his early music career, his background as an artist, how one great opportunity almost prevented him from joining Sta…

Rusty Cooley: The Fine Line Between Creativity and Insanity

Nov. 12, 2020

Ep. 13 Rusty Cooley returns to have a few more virtual drinks with Benny, Siobhán and Cory, talk about the importance of learning music theory, encountering some questionable accommodations while on tour, overcoming a potent…

Rusty Cooley: I Was One Foot Away From Being Under the Bridge

Nov. 9, 2020

Ep. 12 Rusty Cooley The king of shred, Rusty Cooley, joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory to discuss his earliest influences, his views on modern guitarists and styles, the financial struggles he has faced as a full-time musician w…

Jason Lekberg: Hey, Dave Mustaine, You're My Dad!

Nov. 5, 2020

Ep.11 Jason Lekberg Marketing guru, Jason Lekberg, continues his discussion with Benny, Siobhán and Cory on the most important steps artists need to take to stand out from the crowd. He also talks about leaving a job at a ma…

Jason Lekberg: Get the F*ck Off the Stage!

Nov. 2, 2020

Ep 10 Jason Lekberg Marketing guru, Jason Lekberg, joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory to discuss his path from painting houses in the Midwest, to working with some of the biggest bands in rock and metal. This episode is bursting …

Jason Costa: What the F*ck is Ghostbusters Doing On Stage!?

Oct. 29, 2020

Ep 9 Jason Costa All That Remains Drummer, Jason Costa, is back for another hour with Benny, Siobhán and Cory talking about some funny ATR tour stories, what it was like to see Siobhán’s band, Starset, for the first time, ho…

Jason Costa: We Weren't a Band, We Were a F*cking Pack of Wolves

Oct. 26, 2020

Ep 8 Jason Costa pt. 1 All That Remains Drummer, Jason Costa, joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory to talk about his music career prior to joining ATR, including his time with pioneer hardcore band, Diecast. Jason discusses a perio…

Angel Vivaldi: Knowledge Bombs for Modern DIY Artists and Entrepreneurs

Oct. 22, 2020

Ep 7 Featured Guest: Angel Vivaldi Pioneering DIY musician, Angel Vivaldi joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory to talk about the challenges of building a successful music career, how musicians need to wear many hats in order to sta…

Richard Shaw: What Goes on Tour, Goes on Social Media

Oct. 19, 2020

Ep. 3 Featured Guest: Richard Shaw (pt.2) Richard Shaw is back for another hour with Benny, Siobhán and Cory to talk about life on tour with Cradle of Filth (including the secret reason that some fans got to hear an imprompt…

David Abbruzzese: From Eddie Vedder to Axl Rose

Oct. 19, 2020

Ep 4 Featured Guest: David Abbruzzese (pt.1) David Abbruzzese joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory and talks about the beginnings of his musical journey, his time with two of the biggest bands on the planet, Pearl Jam and Guns ‘n’ …

Cara Maria Sorbello: I Sold My Soul to MTV

Oct. 19, 2020

Ep 6 Featured Guest: Cara Maria Sorbello Cara Maria Sorbello joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory and talks about how she got her start with MTV, how she has evolved throughout her many years competing on “The Challenge”, and opens…

Richard Shaw: From Musical Theatre to Cradle of Filth

Oct. 19, 2020

2020’d - Ep. 2 Featured Guest: Richard Shaw (pt.1) Richard Shaw joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory to discuss how working musicians adapt to a locked-down world, his musical theater background, grammatical pet peeves and more! Ri…

David Abbruzzese: Bong Hits and Bonham

Oct. 19, 2020

Ep 5 Featured Guest: David Abbruzzese (pt.2) David Abbruzzese joins Benny, Siobhán and Cory and talks about being left out of Pearl Jam’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction, “checking out” Guns ‘n’ Roses, playing on the Lo…

We got 2020'd!

Oct. 19, 2020

2020’d - Ep.1 Benny, Siobhán and Cory Welcome to 2020’d, a podcast created by three locked-down, socially-distant musicians as a way to connect with the world and bring their audience a deeper look into the mind-sets and lif…

2020'd Trailer

Sept. 28, 2020

Get ready to get 2020'd! Here's a preview of what is to come from a brand new podcast hosted by three professional musicians ripped from the stage and thrown into lockdown... in other words, Benny Goodman (Lost Symphony), Si…